The Cauldron-Subsidence of Glen Coe, and the Associated Igneous Phenomena1

  title={The Cauldron-Subsidence of Glen Coe, and the Associated Igneous Phenomena1},
  author={Charles Thomas Clough and H. B. Maufe and Edward Battersby Bailey},
  journal={Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London},
  pages={611 - 678}
During Lower Old Red Sandstone times the district of Glen Coe furnished an arena wherein terrestrial disturbance and igneous activity combined to produce effects of imposing magnitude and, as we believe, of some theoretical importance. The paper now presented embodies an account of a cauldron-subsidence which affected an area roughly oval in shape, and measuring not less than 5 miles from side to side. We show that the subsidence took place in at least two stages, and that it was accompanied in… 

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